Smoke Management Weather Forecast
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SALT LAKE CITY FIRE WEATHER OFFICE...SMOKE MANAGEMENT FORECAST
NATIONAL WEATHER SERVICE SALT LAKE CITY UTAH
1058 AM MDT TUE SEP 16 2014......VERZELLA

.DISCUSSION...HIGH PRESSURE RIDGE MAINTAINS THE PATTERN OF SOUTHWEST
TRANSPORT WINDS AND INCREASING STABILITY TODAY INTO TOMORROW. MIXING
LAYER DEPTH LOOKS TO BE AMPLE ENOUGH TO ALLOW GOOD CLEARING INDICES
IN MOST AREAS...WITH A GREATER REGION OF MARGINAL CONDITIONS FOR
WEDNESDAY. THURSDAY INDICES RECOVER WITH THE ONSET OF A BETTER
MIXING LAYER AS A MOISTURE SURGE ENTERS THE STATE...THOUGH WINDS
LIGHTEN FRIDAY TO REDUCE INDICES IN MOST VALLEY AREAS.

A GRAPHICAL VERSION OF THE CLEARING INDEX IS AVAILABLE AT:
HTTP://WWW.WRH.NOAA.GOV/SLC/PROJECTS/IFP/HTML/CLRINDX.HTML USE ALL
LOWER CASE LETTERS IN THE WEB ADDRESS.

* ALL HEIGHTS ARE ABOVE SEA LEVEL (ASL) UNLESS NOTED OTHERWISE *

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 770

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 590

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 750

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 420

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 990

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 490

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 500

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 730

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 690

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 780

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 530

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 470

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 820

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 570

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 990

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 520

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 17300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 850

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 530

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 840

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 770

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 530

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 13
CLEARING INDEX.............. 980

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 850

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 610

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 420

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 920

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11900
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 430

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 590

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 7000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 470

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 6800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 870

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 6700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 750

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 530

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 500

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 1000+

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 630

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4500
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 820

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. NW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 570

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 12
CLEARING INDEX.............. 940

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 4000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 820

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 11000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 560

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. E 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 590

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 10100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 10
CLEARING INDEX.............. 950

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 9800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 640

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 18000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 520

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 16800
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 710

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 650

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 590

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 15100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 480

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14300
TRANSPORT WINDS............. E 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 830

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 730

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13700
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 780

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 5
CLEARING INDEX.............. 530

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1200
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SE 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 710

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 9
CLEARING INDEX.............. 710

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 1000
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

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TODAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 14100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. SW 7
CLEARING INDEX.............. 660

TOMORROW...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 13400
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 6
CLEARING INDEX.............. 600

THURSDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12100
TRANSPORT WINDS............. S 11
CLEARING INDEX.............. 910

FRIDAY...
AFTERNOON MIXING HEIGHT..... 12600
TRANSPORT WINDS............. W 8
CLEARING INDEX.............. 710

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